Tiger Tracks to Feature Football, Basketball

by Bill Franques
Tiger Tracks to Feature Football, Basketball

BATON ROUGE, La. – This week’s edition of LSU Tiger Tracks, a program highlighting various aspects of the university and its athletic department, can be seen at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and at 3:30 p.m. Thursday on Cox Sports Television.

The show, hosted by Jordy Hultberg and Bill Franques, is a weekly 30-minute production featuring interviews with LSU administrators, coaches and student-athletes, along with a look at some of the events and scholarly activity on campus.

LSU Tiger Tracks begins with a preview by correspondent Garrett Walvoord of Friday’s LSU-Arkansas football game in Tiger Stadium, as the 15th-ranked Tigers close the 2013 regular season.

The show continues with a visit to the studio from LSU men’s basketball radio analyst Ricky Blanton, who discusses the Tigers’ early-season performance and looks ahead to their games in this weekend’s Old Spice Classic in Orlando, Fla.

LSU Tiger Tracks concludes with an inside look at the career of Fighting Tiger fullback J.C. Copeland, who has overcome significant obstacles in order to compete at the collegiate level.